One Week Until Aspire to LEAD!
We are exactly ONE WEEK out from our Aspire to LEAD free fundraiser lunch on Thursday, March 5, 2015, from 12 to 1 pm, at Woo Lae Oak restaurant in Tysons Corner, VA! We are looking forward to a full house and can’t wait to be inspired and empowered! Please RSVP if you plan to join us. RSVP Contact: Sharon Choi, Development & […]
AALEAD at ECAASU 2015
By Shaima Ahmad: VAHS Program Coordiantor Photos Courtesy of Shaima Ahmad This past weekend 9 AALEAD High School youth had the opportunity to attend the East Coast Asian American Student Union (ECAASU) Conference. This year, the conference was held at Harvard University in Boston, Massachusetts. ECAASU brings together college students from across the East Coast […]
Thomson Tales: Lunar New Year
By Chelsea Iorlano, Development & Communications Associate Photos courtesy of Chelsea Iorlano The DC Elementary School Program youth at Thomson Elementary celebrated Lunar New Year and welcomed the Year of the Goat at their very own Street Fair in the Thomson Elementary gym yesterday. The celebration happened in collaboration with the DCPS After School Program. […]
AALEAD MD Youth Have Heart!
By Melor Suhaimi, MD Programs Manager Photos courtesy of AALEAD MD Staff Every year on February 14th, couples exchange gifts and exchange their “I love yous.” However, to recognize the yearly celebration of love, MD AALEADers did things a little differently last week. MD AALEADers held discussions on building healthy relationships, learned how different Asian […]